Our summit ensures you return to the office better-equipped to roll out key projects more effectively and efficiently

Network with industry leaders
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Giovanni Feroce
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
BENRUS
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Developing and implementing high-level strategies
Project Focus Areas
  • Customer Conversion & Retention
  • Content Distribution & Management
  • Shopping Cart Solutions
  • Channel Optimization
  • Attribution Model
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Shonodeep Modak
Chief Marketing Officer, Industrial Solutions
GE Energy Connections
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Senior VP-level responsibility across all business units
Project Focus Areas
  • Advocacy / Influencers / Word of Mouth
  • Campaign Management
  • Customer Engagement
  • Performance & Attribution
  • Programmatic Advertising
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Brian Crowley
Director of E-Commerce
Mars
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Develop, plan and execute the e-commerce and content strategy
Project Focus Areas
  • Customer Experience
  • Digital Marketing
  • Mobile Commerce
  • User Experience & Design
  • Video Content / Delivery
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Nic Vu
SVP/GM (DTC)
Adidas Group
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Highly knowledgeable about the retail and eCom industries
Project Focus Areas
  • Supply Chain
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Giovanni Feroce
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
BENRUS
Bio
Developing and implementing high-level strategies
Project Focus Areas
  • Customer Conversion & Retention
  • Content Distribution & Management
  • Shopping Cart Solutions
  • Channel Optimization
  • Attribution Model
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Headshot of Shonodeep Modak
Shonodeep Modak
Chief Marketing Officer, Industrial Solutions
GE Energy Connections
Bio
Senior VP-level responsibility across all business units
Project Focus Areas
  • Advocacy / Influencers / Word of Mouth
  • Campaign Management
  • Customer Engagement
  • Performance & Attribution
  • Programmatic Advertising
Close
Headshot of Brian Crowley
Brian Crowley
Director of E-Commerce
Mars
Bio
Develop, plan and execute the e-commerce and content strategy
Project Focus Areas
  • Customer Experience
  • Digital Marketing
  • Mobile Commerce
  • User Experience & Design
  • Video Content / Delivery
Close
Headshot of Nic Vu
Nic Vu
SVP/GM (DTC)
Adidas Group
Bio
Highly knowledgeable about the retail and eCom industries
Project Focus Areas
  • Supply Chain
Insight and learning from C-level executives
Exclusivity with business leaders
Success stories from leading businesses
Networking opportunities
Summit theme & tracks
Summit Theme
eCommerce Innovations in an Age of Convenience
Roundtable Track Themes
Track 1
Customer Conversion, Retention and Loyalty
    Challenges
  • Brand launch models specifically for online
  • Framework to track performance across all online customers
  • Platforms and agile tools to centralise an eCommerce team
  • Challenges to fully implement an eCommerce website & app
  • Conversion & widespread issue of shopping cart abandonment
Solutions
Gain actions and intelligence to overcome specific business challenges to drive your business and career forward.
Track 2
Developing Your Mobile Business
    Challenges
  • Mobile app development – the pitfalls and top tips
  • Mobile marketing comm – generating interest & conversions
  • Mobile innovation in developed markets vs emerging markets
  • Consumers who leap-frog traditional web access altogether
  • Mobile self-scan to smartphone in stores via mobile apps
Solutions
Gain actions and intelligence to overcome specific business challenges to drive your business and career forward.
Track 3
Web Analytics, Data and Personalization
    Challenges
  • Identifying definitional perspectives of big data analytics
  • Implementing staff & strategy to optimize eCommerce results
  • Streamlining the digital purchase experience on all devices
  • Understanding which marketing channels no longer profitable
  • Analytics a powerful tool for business: web metrics
Solutions
Gain actions and intelligence to overcome specific business challenges to drive your business and career forward.
Solutions
Gain actions and intelligence to overcome specific business challenges to drive your business and career forward.
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How it works
Networking and business solutions
Success stories from leading businesses around the world
Insight from C-level executives
Roll out your projects more effectively and efficiently
Project-based meetings
Matching your needs with valuable solutions
Saving time, resource & expenditure on finding business solutions
Providing you with insight & data on suppliers to drive your meetings
Roll out your projects more effectively and efficiently
Venue & location
Comfort of a luxury hotel experience
No monetary expense to your business
Managed process by us
Value extracted from the summit outweighs the time spent out of office
Post-summit benefits
You will be provided with all the speaker and workshop presentations post event
We’ll provide you a detailed report including the key takeaways from the summit
Our value proposition

Our summit has one aim: That our executive delegation returns to the office better equipped to roll out their key projects more effectively and efficiently.

We achieve this through a tailored program, in order for them to find solutions to their strategic business challenges, and grow both their business and their career.

Senior executives choose our summit because it’s the proven platform for them to gain a competitive advantage.